The economic impact of the Building Company within Tameside.

We focus on Procurement and Business Strategies to support and maintain economic wealth within the local borough, as well as creating opportunities for Sustainable Employment.

New Charter Building Company remains a key employer within the local area and its current impact on sustainable employment is significant, when considering the percentage of its skilled employees who are resident in the local borough of Tameside :-

  • 164 employees with Tameside postcodes = 82.41% of the workforce
  • Average Length of Service 18 years
  •  Average Age 45 years

The approach taken by the Building Company when making investment and spending decisions, is to maintain its philosophy of support for the communities in which it works, as these decisions directly affect the flow of spending, income and jobs associated with them.  

See below the Economic Impact we had on Tameside during 2013-14:

Jobs - 164 directly employed from Tameside.

Value Added - £10.3M spent within 15 miles of Dukinfield

Wealth - £8.9M generated from external income

Personal Income - wages of over £7M